Welfare for Young People and Families
During the time of self-isolation, young people and families will continue to have access to vital supports to ensure their safety and welfare.
The following is a list of weblinks and contact numbers for services that may be of help.
Tel: 01738 476768
Adult Support & Protection
Tel: 0345 30 111 20
Perth & Kinross Foodbank
Tel: 01738626799, 07876382568
Tel: 0800 1111
Tel: 116 123
Perth & Kinross Mental Health Directory of Services
NHS Scotland (NHS Inform / NHS24)
Tel: 01738 450580
PKC Welfare Rights Team
Tel: 01738 476900
Perth & Kinross Council
Tel: 01738 475000
Tel: 0808 8010338
Community support in Perth
Welfare and benefits services
Click here to download a range of welfare and benefits service information.
World Health Organisation (WHO) - WhatsApp
The WHO has launched a messaging service with partners WhatsApp and Facebook to keep people safe from coronavirus. The service can be accessed through a link that opens a conversation on WhatsApp. Users can simply type “hi” to activate the conversation, prompting a menu of options that can help answer their questions about COVID-19.
COVID 19 Staying Safe Leaflet
This leaflet sets out who may need extra support during the Covid-19 outbreak; how to access this support; and how you can help in your community, whilst staying safe yourself.
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